29 Jun, 2017

MIND MATTERS

July 2017, Simply Stylish, Tastemaker|0 Comments|

Beth Finnerty stresses the value of maintaining your mental health

Read any health magazine or website, and you’ll find plenty of ways to improve your physical well-being, from probiotics to Pilates. But while we hear all the time about how healthy eating and exercise are crucial to our overall health, an important part of our bodies is often left out of the conversation: our minds. And they […]

29 Jun, 2017

OLDIES BUT GOODIES

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TIMELESS MUSIC ACTS MAKE APPEARANCES AT CHASTAIN

Relive your youth this summer with the throwback acts playing at Chastain Park Amphitheatre’s annual Delta Live Nation Concert Series. The intimate outdoor Buckhead venue hosts some of music’s biggest names across every genre, but this year’s lineup includes a heavy dose of nostalgia, starting with British rockers The Moody Blues on July 23. Foreigner (above) headlines on July 29, […]

29 Jun, 2017

DOING GOOD BY DESIGN

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Famed style guru celebrates his Atlanta fundraiser’s 25th year

Jeffrey Kalinsky’s name is synonymous with his chain of women’s boutiques, Jeffrey, as well as his annual Atlanta fundraiser, Jeffrey Fashion Cares, which has raised millions for the Atlanta AIDS Fund and Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta. The fashion show extravaganza celebrates its 25th anniversary on August 28 at Phipps Plaza, the home of his Atlanta boutique. But […]

29 Jun, 2017

STRIKE A POSE

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MOBILE HEADSHOT STUDIO ARRIVES IN ATLANTA

Get ready for your close-up, Atlanta. The Headshot Truck, a mobile photography studio, is now operating in several neighborhoods throughout the city. The hot-pink truck sets up at select locales and allows business owners, actors and other interested parties to stop in for professional yet affordable headshots. The truck has its own expert team of photographers and makeup artists to help […]

29 Jun, 2017

EXHIBITIONIST

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Marketing pro turned gallery owner puts a spotlight on contemporary art

It’s been a little more than a year since Laura Hathaway traded in the world of pharmaceutical and real estate sales and marketing to take the plunge into the city’s art scene as a gallery owner. For the Buckhead resident, not enough places existed for contemporary artists to share their visions and show their works.

29 Jun, 2017

LET FREEDOM RING

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THE AJC PEACHTREE ROAD RACE IS 48 AND GOING STRONG

More than 60,000 runners and around 150,000 spectators will take to Buckhead’s main artery on July 4 for the 48th running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race, Atlanta’s largest annual event and one of the nation’s biggest 10K races. The course starts at Lenox Square shopping center and makes its way past the Cathedral of St. Philip, where […]

29 Jun, 2017

PEIRU KIM

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OWNER, SUGARCOAT

Wardrobe: Dress and coat, Hottie+Lord; jewelry, Bloomingdale’s; shoes, her own

Peiru Kim is the petite force to be reckoned with behind the popular and growing Sugarcoat beauty brand. While she may own Sugarcoat locations in Buckhead, Vinings and Virginia-Highland and have a fourth location opening in Chastain Park this summer, she still calls her biggest accomplishment giving her grandmother her first manicure and […]

29 Jun, 2017

KELLY WALLACE

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CO-FOUNDER, BETTER BRANDS

Wardrobe: Coat, Hottie+Lord; dress (BCBG), shoes (Sundro) and jewelry, Bloomingdale’s

Buckhead resident Kelly Wallace graduated from the University of Alabama thinking she’d work in fashion PR. Now, at age 28, she’s a co-founder at Better Brands, the restaurant group that owns the Yeah! Burger franchise and fast casual newcomer Upbeet.

The brand and marketing maven and brainchild behind the new eatery’s design learned […]

29 Jun, 2017

TAYLOR JACKSON

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MISS ATLANTA USA

Wardrobe: Skirt (and green jacket on cover), Hottie+Lord; shirt (Ted Baker), shoes (Stuart Weitzman) and jewelry, Bloomingdale’s

No one is more surprised than 21-year-old Taylor Jackson to find herself representing Atlanta in the upcoming Miss Georgia USA competition. Don’t let her beauty and the crown on her head fool you. This Georgia State senior and Buckhead resident says she’s the most unlikely […]

29 Jun, 2017

STICK IT TO PAIN

July 2017, Simply Stylish, Wellness|0 Comments|

SORE OR INJURED MUSCLES? CONSIDER DRY NEEDLING THERAPY

Acupuncture needle used for dry needling rehabilitation medical treament for physiotherapy and pain due to physical injury in the hand of the doctor.

The thought of tiny needles being stuck into your skin in the name of helping muscles feel better might make you cringe, but a technique called dry needling might be just what your body […]